JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use?

TechSmith Camtasia

This post will cover two of the most popular file format options, JPG vs. PNG, including when to use them and why. What is a JPG? The JPG image file type, typically pronounced j ay-peg, was developed by the Joint Photographic Experts Group (JPEG) in 1992. Some quality is compromised when an image is converted to a JPG. A JPG does, however, allow you to create smaller file size than you could with a PNG. So, JPG or PNG?

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JPG Quality getting really bad

Adobe Captivate

I have scanned the graphic novels as jpg-files. In the box is one jpg-file with a page of the graphic novel. The post JPG Quality getting really bad appeared first on eLearning. I am doing a responsive project in which I want to include some slides with a graphic novel. Now when I import those pictures into Captivate 2019 the quality gets really poor. I have done two different slides and I get the problem in both. I made a start page with fluid boxes 4 rows and 2 lines.

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. So now you know how to self publish a paperback, you are ready for Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 4 , in which I’ll provide advice on how to promote your product… self publishing Amazon books BullZip color colour cover CreateSpace flate font images interior JPG paperback PDF PNG prepress proof publishing Steven Lewis TIF typeface writing

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Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 3

E-Learning Provocateur

I had problems with PNG files (they outputted fuzzy) so you might consider TIF or JPG instead. So now you know how to self publish a paperback, you are ready for Tips & tricks for self publishers – Part 4 , in which I’ll provide advice on how to promote your product… self publishing images books writing PDF publishing paperback CreateSpace Amazon interior typeface cover proof BullZip Steven Lewis font color colour PNG JPG TIF flate prepress

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PowerPoint 2010: Adjusting the Saturation for a Clip Art Image

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

Only files saved as PNG or JPG have options for adjusting color saturation from within PowerPoint. To change this, click the Save as Type  drop-down menu and select either JPG or PNG. by AJ Walther. In one of my recent Optimizing PowerPoint for eLearning & Presentations classes , I demonstrated how to adjust the saturation of an inserted image to take the image to grayscale. After the class, one of the students asked how to make this adjustment on clip art images.

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ADOBE CAPTIVATE: Importing Photoshop Layers

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

He then remembered that I didn't have Photoshop on my computer and was wondering if he needed to head back to the office and send the jpg image instead. I received a Photoshop file the other day for use in a Captivate project. Moments later, I received a frantic call from the person who sent it to me. He was in a bit of a panic because he had sent me a Photoshop file (PSD) instead of the.jpg image I had requested.

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What Is FlipSnack? The #1?

DocTypes

You can create a Flash flip book by either uploading PDF and/or JPG files, or designing content from scratch with the built-in editor. FlipSnack is a free online interactive flip book maker. After doing more research for finding the best publsihing solution for me i found Yumpu. In short time my flip book was ready. Read more » The post What Is FlipSnack? The #1? appeared first on DocTypes. FlipSnack Reviews

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Need help publishing my Captivate

Adobe Captivate

png,mov,avi,jpg. I have created an online tutorial with simulation using Captivate (2019). How do I post my publication into a platform like Teachable? They accept.mp3,mp4,pdf.,png,mov,avi,jpg. I can also upload an url…but when I try to upload the index.html file – the screen is blank. I’m new and have watched lots of videos and read lots of postings (thank you!!!) but I am stuck at the moment. The post Need help publishing my Captivate appeared first on eLearning.

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10 Random ELearning Facts You Should Know

LearnDash

jpg, gif,swf) take more time to recreate than editable source files (.psd,eps,fla). One thing that I have come to realize in my years as a learning & collaboration consultant is that elearning is fun, effective, and a great industry to take part in. Personally, I find myself learning new facts, tips, and strategies every day. There really is no end to what you can learn as this industry is rapidly changing, almost on a weekly basis.

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7 Ways to Improve the Site Speed for Your Online Course

LearnDash

In general, JPG images will be smaller files, because of how they handle image data. Slow websites can result in loss of course subscriptions and dissatisfied learners. One of the most frequently asked questions we have from users isn’t about our plugin at all.

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Captivate 2019 VR not publishing images?

Adobe Captivate

When I go into the course content folder, I see a bunch of files and folders, but I see nothing that would resemble a 360 image/jpg. So I’m tryig to publish my vr project to BlackBoard. I’ve tried publishing it using a zipped folder and uploading to the course content; this plays except the background 360 images are not displaying – just black with the hotspots hovering in mid blackness. The same happens if I turn on reporting and upload as a SCORM package.

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PowerPoint 2007: Converting Presentations to Movies

The Logical Blog by IconLogic

jpg).   Navigate to the folder in which you saved each slide as a JPG image. by AJ George. I am frequently asked if it is possible to convert PowerPoint presentations into movies that can be shared on websites such as YouTube, Vimeo and Facebook. Sadly, the answer is no, at least not from within PowerPoint. However, there is a workaround if you have Windows Movie Maker  on your system (most computers using Windows do have the program by default).

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3 Ways eLearning Infographics Can Increase Engagement

eLearning Brothers

Allow your learners to share the graphic via social media or even download it as a JPG or PDF for their own reference. One of the greatest blessings of the modern world is the Internet. It really is a game changer that we are able to communicate with so many people with such ease. One thing that comes with that immediacy and sheer volume that the web brings is a sense of choice overload. One obvious example of this comes when movie night rolls around.

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Preventing Blurry Pictures: The Keys to Clear Images

TechSmith Camtasia

PNG vs JPG. Two of the most common formats: PNG vs JPG. The main benefits of JPG and PNG: JPG uses lossy compression, compromising some quality, but making the file size smaller and more easily shared. You can read more on the difference between.JPG and.PNG files in the blog post: JPG vs. PNG: Which Should I Use? There’s nothing more frustrating than blurry pictures.

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9 Google Search Hacks to Make eLearning Development A Whole Lot Easier

eLearning Brothers

Searching for images might be easy for you, but do you know you can use filetype:[jpg or png] to find images and document files, like PDFs. Search Solution: filetype:jpg American Football Creative Commons. #8 One of the biggest pain points of eLearning development is not being able to quickly issues. The answer to almost all your eLearning questions are in Google, but you need to know how to find them. This post will go over how to find the eLearning problems with Google search.

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Adobe's Project Rome

eLearning Cyclops

The outputs include PDF, SWF, JPG, PNG, SVG, FXG or web files. Project Rome is the latest coming out of Adobe Max. Project Rome is available for download as a free preview. There is also a Project Rome for Education. Project Rome can be used to produce a variety things including publications, presentations, websites and even animation. I downloaded the Air application, but it can also be used as a web-based service. I plan on playing with it and seeing what this new tool can do.

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Brandon’s App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles

Bottom-Line Performance

Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material. Each week Brandon Penticuff , Bottom-Line Performance’s Director of Technology and admitted app-obsessed iOS user will share an app that he is using that week. Whether it is an app to make you more productive, teach you something, or simply entertain you, we hope that you’ll enjoy learning about them!

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Newbies: More PowerPoint Hacks for Your Cp Project: Using PowerPoint Template Backgrounds in Your Captivate Master Slides

Adobe Captivate

jpg slide you created in Step 5. I like using the PowerPoint backgrounds in my Cp projects. I don’t need the PowerPoint master slides, just the background image. Importing that PowerPoint background into my Captivate master slide applies the background to my title, content, quizzing, and all the other slides in the master slide series. There are a lot of nicely designed template backgrounds that come with PowerPoint.

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Friday Finds: The Best of Learning, Design & Technology | March 5, 2020

Mike Taylor

Convert PDF to Word, PDF to JPG, merge PDF, split PDF, compress PDF, and more. “If knowledge is power, knowing what we don’t know is wisdom” Adam Grant. Happy Friday! Here is the latest round up from the world or learning, design, and technology.

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Brandon's App of the Week – Make My Own Puzzles

Bottom-Line Performance

Instead the app provides you with the ability to export your puzzles as PDF, PNG, or JPG images that you can then print out or include as part of other material. Each week Brandon Penticuff , Bottom-Line Performance’s Director of Technology and admitted app-obsessed iOS user will share an app that he is using that week. Whether it is an app to make you more productive, teach you something, or simply entertain you, we hope that you’ll enjoy learning about them!

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Enhancing Interactions with Media Elements

Vikas Joshi on Interactive Learning

jpg,png,gif) or text. A few years back, e-learning courses were largely static, with a few interactions here and there. As interactivity takes center stage, more and more learning happens through interactions. A learner may spend more time working through a simulation, playing a game or exploring an interactive visual than reading the course material. With this, course developers are increasingly feeling the need to provide additional information elements within interactions.

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Introducing Tech Tuesday toolbox

Mike Taylor

Merge PDF, split PDF, compress PDF, office to PDF, PDF to JPG and more! In my experience, most people love tech tips and tools. With that in mind, I’ve been thinking about the best way to share some of the best tech tips and tools that I discover.

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How to Remove the Background From a Picture

TechSmith Camtasia

If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent. The other day, I was working on a presentation. I was trying to come up with a way to add a logo and few icons into PowerPoint. But there was a problem. The images all had different background colors, and I needed them to all have a uniform look. Maybe you’ve been there too.

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How to Choose The Best eReader for Your Institution

Kitaboo

However, keep in mind that not all eReaders can handle all formats, for example, some will support HTML, plain text, and JPG, but not the open-standard ‘ePUB’. An eReader is an electronic device that is designed to read eBooks, documents, periodicals and other digital documents.

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Creating Transparent PNGs in PowerPoint

Integrated Learnings

JPG and many of the other formats will not preserve the transparency. by Jonathan Shoaf. PowerPoint gets a bad reputation from all the mind numbing presentations millions have been subjected to. This has less to do with PowerPoint's limitations and more to do with a lack of creativity on the part of many presenters. PowerPoint is a very powerful presentation tool that can be used to really enhance the way data is presented. Think Outside the Box.

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Filling a button with a picture.

Adobe Captivate

If you want some background use jpg. Introduction. I’ll try to make this tutorial short and sweet. The level is beginners to intermediate. ( And any other users who have never applied the described technique). What you will learn: how to insert a picture into a smart shape. how to use a newly created design as a button. Instruction. Draw a smart shape. The color doesn’t matter, You are going to fill it with your picture in a while.

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Batch Edit with Snagit’s Covert Images

TechSmith Camtasia

For example, you could take a group of images and add a one pixel border to each, make the images 200×200 pixels and change the file format from JPG to PNG. Using Convert Images you can change properties, size, and even the file format of a group of images all at once. In just a couple of steps you can change all the images at the same time. In Snagit for Windows select Convert Images under the Snagit button and select the images you would like to convert.

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Best Practices for Creating Online Courses

eLearning Brothers

Import the.png, jpg, gif into PowerPoint for best quality. There are many things to think about when creating eLearning. There’s no way that I can mention all of them in this post but I’d like to mention a few that come to the top of my mind. Course Outline / Storyboarding. Know the audience. Find good SMEs. Always create an outline of the course. Storyboarding allows you to structure content flow. Decide what knowledge/skills need to be taught first.

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Three graphic design tools to help you create superb learning assets

Superb Learning

The free plan comes with public projects, a number of widgets and charts, download as JPG, limited templates, 100 MB of storage, and the ability to do up to five projects. If you are looking for the best graphic design tool, you will have a number of different options to select from.

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Certified to Blow Your Mind: How to Manage eLearning Certificates

Docebo

The supported image formats are JPG, PNG, JPEG, GIF. We’re probably all familiar with certificates of completion and accomplishment, your most expensive one probably being your diploma from university (although my personal favorite is from the 5th-grade talent show).

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My first 360° project !…

Adobe Captivate

As I have dozens of sounds (Mp3) and images (jpg), it still loads very surprisingly fast (when there was no more issue) !… … It’s my first post here, so I will start by introducing briefly myself. I was a french teacher (and headmaster) in primary schools. I quit the National Education to create my virtual school on the web more than 10 years ago. I used to play with Flash for many years and you can still find my old work here : [link].

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Can I Use a Slider to Page Through a Document?

Yukon Learning

In the site, select Choose a PDF file , bring in the.pdf version of your document, and then select Convert PDF to JPG. When we teach sliders in our hands-on Storyline 360 training, we can see learners thinking of possible use cases, like “can I use a slider to page through a document?” Maybe you have a policy document that must be read, or a clinical reprint that needs to be reviewed. These are great use cases for using a slider to page through the existing documentation!

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Best Ways to Convert Your PDF Files to XML

Kitaboo

It can convert PDF files to various formats, including JPG, word, TNG, RTF, and more. XML or Extensible Markup Language is quite a popular markup language in computing that defines a set of rules for encoding documents in an easily readable format for both humans and machines.

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5 Great online tools for spicing up your training materials

Matrix

It is also good for most of the conversions a trainer might need (PDF from and to Word, Excel, PowerPoint, JPG). Training materials are one of the main means to deliver new content and educate learners.

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How to Remove the Background From an Image

TechSmith Camtasia

If you are using a JPG or other file format, you’ll need to adjust your background color in the Snagit editor first or it will default to white rather than transparent. The other day, I was working on a presentation. I was trying to come up with a way to add a logo and few icons into PowerPoint. But there was a problem. The images all had different background colors, and I needed them to all have a uniform look. Maybe you’ve been there too.

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How to Convert XML to ePUB – A Step-by-step Guide

Hurix Digital

It is a fast and secure converter that allows you to save the result in multiple formats, including ePUB, TIFF, JPG, HTML, HTM, PDF, XLS, XLSX, DOC, RTF, ODT, MOBI, and many more.

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Snagit Update: Light Theme, Scrolling Capture and More

TechSmith Camtasia

This will allow you to quickly view all of your autosave captures and save them to common formats (PNG, JPG, etc.). For those of you who tuned in to our previous webcasts in April and in June, we promised that we would continue to listen to feedback and come out with new updates on a regular basis. We’re very excited to be releasing some of the features we’ve been teasing you with on all of our forums. Light vs. Dark: The Choice is Yours (Windows).

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